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Abrasion Machine Operator

Aliases: Abrasion Wheel Operator

Industry/Sector(s): Handicrafts and Carpets


JOB DESCRIPTION 1
The tasks an Abrasion Machine Operator (Glassware) is expected to perform include: 
  • Performing abrasion operation on the glass products
  • Smoothening the surface of the glass article by working it over the abrasion wheel
 
WORK ENVIRONMENT 1
  • It is not a desk job
  • Need not handle a team
  • Local travelling is not a part of this job profile
  • Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available
  • Work from home option is not available 
 
Working hours
  • Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company 
  • Overtime maybe required 
  • Shift system is not available 
 
Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

No 

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING 1
  • Minimum – 5th pass (primary education)
  • Certified training for Abrasion Machine Operator (Glassware) (programme aligned to HCS/Q2303 job released by Handicrafts & Carpet Sector Skill Council)
 
KEY COMPETENCIES 1
  • Knowledge of glass article production process
  • Skilled in operating the controls of abrasion machine
  • Knowledge of different type of abrasives used in wheel construction
  • Knowledge of performing basic maintenance of machine
  • Knowledge of quality parameters of abrasion process
 
DESIRABLE COMPETENCIES 1

Not applicable 

AVAILABLE SKILL TRAINING AND LEARNING INSTITUTES 1

Government and private schools across India 

AVAILABLE SKILL TRAINING SCHEMES/SCHOLARSHIPS 

Coming soon

CAREER PROGRESSION PATH 1

Abrasion Machine Operator (Glassware) → Process Supervisor → Plant Supervisor → Plant Manager

Transfer option
  • India: Yes
  • Abroad: No
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EXPECTED EARNINGS 4
  • For freshers - ₹ 8,000 ₹ 10,500 per month 
(These figures are indicative and subject to change)
 
REQUIRED WORK EXPERIENCE 1

Not required 

PROBABLE EMPLOYERS 4

Glass manufacture units  

KEYWORDS 1

Glassware Abrasion Machine Operator

OCCUPATIONAL CODES AND STANDARDS 
Standard Code Description
NCO 2015 8181.2901 Abrasion Machine Operator (Glassware)
ISCO 2008 8181 Glass and Ceramics Plant Operators 
NIC 2008 23993 Manufacture of millstones, sharpening or polishing stones and natural or artificial abrasive products, including abrasive powder or grain on a base of textile material, paper, paper board or other material
QP Reference HCS/Q2303 Abrasion Machine Operator (Glassware)
NSQF Level 4 -

 

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